Pala’s Lunar New Year Celebration begins with $30,000 Good Fortune Drawing


Containing a Las Vegas-style casino with 2,000 slot machines and 80 table games, a 507-room hotel, a 10,000-square-feet full-service spa and huge convention space, Pala Casino Spa & Resort has been rated one of the best in many brand evaluations and earned its place as a AAA Four-Diamond winner for 12 consecutive years.

This year, the casino celebrates the Lunar New Year, The Year of the Dog, with varied special events including the casino’s $30,000 Good Fortune Drawing. Table games players at Pala can win extra cash in the drawing and also enjoy the resort’s unique services.

From 9 a.m., Friday, February 16 until 2 p.m., Saturday, March 3, guests can start earning entries into the $30,000 Good Fortune Drawing by playing Blackjack, Pai Gow Poker or Texas Hold’em Poker, Baccarat, 3-Card Poker, Mississippi Stud or Crazy 4 Poker, DJ Wild, Roulette or Craps. (LIVE poker players are not included in the promotion)  Entries are given when the players achieve certain level of deck or winning points. Rules for drawing entries are as follows:

  • Blackjack / Free Bet / Blackjack Switch players - One drawing entry for every All-Red (Hearts or Diamonds) or All-Black (Spades or Clubs) Blackjack.
  • Pai Gow Poker and Texas Hold’em players – One entry for every Full House or better.
  • Baccarat players – Entries with each Natural Tie with a Natural 8 or a Natural 9 (all players), plus additional entries can be won by players who bet and win on the Dragon or Panda.
  • Three-Card poker players – One entry for any Straight.
  • Mississippi Stud / Crazy 4 Poker – One entry for Three-Of- A-Kind or better
  • DJ Wild – One entry for Four-Of- A-Kind or better.
  • Roulette – Entries for all “straight up” bet winners (35-1).
  • Craps – One entry for three points made on the Fire Bet for those who made the bet.

Guests will be required to fill out each entry legibly and enter them in the Good Fortune drawing drum that will be at the casino’s front entrance until 2:45 p.m. on Saturday, March 3. Drawings to win a share of $30,000 will at 3 p.m. on the same day. (Winners must be present.) The schedule includes:

  • 3 p.m. – $200
  • 5 p.m. – $300
  • 6 p.m. – $500
  • 7 p.m. – $1,000
  • 8 p.m. – $2,000
  • 3 p.m. – $5,000
  • 10 p m. – $6,000
  • 11 p.m. – $7,000
  • Midnight – $8,000

In addition, traditional lion dances will be held through the casino at 8 p.m., Saturday, February 17 and March 3, as well as traditional Asian dishes(with Lucky Fish, Shrimp Fried Rice, Hong Kong Pork Belly and more) will be offered at Choices the Buffet during the Year of the Dog. All the guests may fully savour the mood of new year at Pala. 

More information is available on Pala Casino Spa & Resort’s Official Website ( Drawings will be conducted in accordance with the rules, and any of the promotions can be altered for appropriate reasons.

Published in Jan.19th 2018